Boston Pops on Nantucket

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Join us on Saturday, August 8, 2020 for the 24th annual Boston Pops on Nantucket to benefit Nantucket Cottage Hospital. After more than two decades, the Boston Pops on Nantucket continues to the largest and most popular summer event on the island, attracting thousands of island residents and visitors to Jetties Beach for a night of unparalleled entertainment to support the island’s hospital.

General Admission

Pack your blanket, chairs and a picnic. General admission seating attracts a mix of families, music lovers, residents and visitors who set up blankets and chairs on the beach to enjoy a casual and relaxing concert experience. General admission tickets are $30 for adults and $10 for children. Children under the age of 5 may attend the concert for free.

Frequently Asked Questions

Schedule of events:
Saturday, August 8, 2020

4:30 p.m. – Gates open
6:30 p.m. – Please be seated
6:45 p.m. – Show opener
7:00 p.m. – Showtime
9:05 p.m. – Fireworks

Advertising Opportunities

Advertising in the Program Book not only supports the hospital, but your message will reach an audience of over 8,000 residents and visitors during the height of the summer season.

History of the Event

In 1997, one of Nantucket Cottage Hospital’s most ardent supporters, Kathryn Clauss, had an idea. She wanted to bring the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra to Nantucket to host a benefit concert for the hospital. No one believed she could pull it off, but with a lot of hard work and help from friends, she did.

VIDEO: Celebrating 20 Years

For over 20 years, thousands of Nantucketers have helped to make the Boston Pops on Nantucket a success. This video highlights a few stories from some of the people involved from the beginning.

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